Challenges of preventive health adoption in Africa

Access to health care in developing countries remains an issue of concern. In the aftermath of independence, several African countries, following a socialist logic, decided to promote free access to public services, particularly health services.

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Inside the head of an enthusiastic KimboCare

AFFY's editorial staff went to meet Mr. Franck TIAMBO, Risk Manager in an international firm based in Zurich and Co-founder of KimboCare. He shares with us with great pleasure his career path since his actuarial studies.

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How to embrace Covid-19 this holiday

This year has been unique in thousands of ways. Overnight, we’ve gone fully digital, we’ve learned to lead differently, we’ve embraced virtual dating like never before, we’ve enjoyed seeing tremendous gestures of solidarity and creativity to serve the most vulnerable.

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Africa’s “new normal” is in the hands of its private sector

The entire world has been hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic. The effect of COVID-19 pandemic on Africa is yet to unfold, and could be dreadful. Many developing nations are not well positioned to control the outbreak. Issues like food insecurity and lack of drinking water compound the problem.

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Africa COVID-19 challenge

One size fits all? The Africa COVID-19 challenge

With every corner of the world now impacted by the coronavirus pandemic, we can’t help but think about the effects on the poorer regions. African countries are struggling to control the COVID-19 outbreak in the face of higher rates of poverty and insufficient healthcare infrastructure.

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Can you foster growth with a Intellectual Property strategy? Yes you can.

KimboCare has obtained a “provisional patent” for its novel “Health Credits” concept, hitting a major milestone on our growth strategy. Deciding what to patent and timing to file, was confusing and somewhat daunting, until we understood why we had to. In this article, we’re sharing our own journey with the hope it helps fellow founders out there, navigate the way towards protecting their inventions.

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Family Challenges as a KimboCare Entrepreneur

As a social impact entrepreneur, my mission is to create tangible, lasting social impact in communities most in need of change. Over the years, I have worked with numerous startups. Most recently, I launched KimboCare, where we enable philanthropists to fund access to quality care for financially underserved populations.

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